About Lynn

lynn jaffeeLynn Jaffee is a licensed acupuncturist and the author of the book, Simple Steps: The Chinese Way to Better Health, a clear and concise explanation of Chinese medicine for the lay person. She is co-author of the book, The BodyWise Woman, a personal health manual for physically active women and girls. Read more about Lynn...

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Needles at the Tour de France

Acupuncture for athletic injuries

Every July, I look forward to watching the TV coverage of the Tour de France.  As I watch the riders snake their way through the French countryside, climb through the Alps and the Pyrenees, and even crash at unimaginable speeds, I vow one day to watch the Tour in person.  I am in awe of the athletes who can get on their bikes day after day to ride at a level only attainable by the best in the world.

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